With an overall population of 27,509 and a student population of 12,424, approximately 12,348 of Bozeman students attend one of Bozeman's schools that offer chemistry programs.
Montana State University is the largest chemistry school in Bozeman, based on student population. In 2010, Montana State University graduated approximately 23 students with credentials in chemistry.
In 2010, 23 students graduated with a chemistry degree in Bozeman. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,468 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Bozeman chemistry schools was an average of $29,131 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,100 for chemistry related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Bozeman-based chemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $7,380 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in chemistry, if you decide to work as a chemist in Bozeman, your job prospects are average. The number of chemists in Bozeman is expected to increase by 10% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.